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61. Biggerstaff Sells a Million a Year Biggerstaff Sells a Million a Year First Quarter//1953 Illustrations and biographical article about Bill Biggerstaff, a native Missourian, "1940 Golden Gloves light-heavyweight city boxing champion," and successful young realtor for the J. C. Nichols Company,...

62. Panorama of the Americas: Porcelain Enamel Baked on Steel Mural Unveiled Panorama of the Americas: Porcelain Enamel Baked on Steel Mural Unveiled July 1964 Photos and article about the dedication of the "Panorama of the Americas" mural painted by artis John Podrebarac at Aleman Court (dedicated itself in 1947) on the Country Club Plaza by Miller Nichols,...

63. A Kansas City Architect: Clarence Erasmus Shepard A Kansas City Architect: Clarence Erasmus Shepard July-August//1987 Photos, illustration, and biographical article about Clarence Erasmus Shepard, or Clarence Shepard (1869-1949), a Kansas City architect, artist, and landscape engineer. Native of New York growing up in...

64. J. C. Nichols Company: A Kansas City Original J. C. Nichols Company: A Kansas City Original July//1980 Article describing in detail the origins of the J. C. Nichols Company's real estate ventures, eventually materializing in the Country Club District and Plaza.

65. Ancient Parlors May Be Gay Again Ancient Parlors May Be Gay Again July/15/1946 Photos and captions about the buildings of "Henry Coppock, cattle feeder" and builder of a "solid brick mansion in 1886," sold in 1946 to the J. C. Nichols Company and located "across Shawnee Mission road...

66. 1000 Acres Restricted, Country Club District: J. C. Nichols 1000 Acres Restricted, Country Club District: J. C. Nichols June//1909 Restricted to single residences only, ranging in value from $3,000 to $10,000 and up. Large lots and acre tracts with city conveniences. No monotonous repetition of the same design of houses.Ample parkways...

67. J. C. Nichols Company Newsletters J. C. Nichols Company Newsletters June//1935 Compilation of newsletters put out by the J. C. Nichols real estate company to encourage better maintenance of residential neighborhoods for economic and aesthetic reasons.

68. Who's Who in Kansas City Who's Who in Kansas City June/24/1923 Portraits and biographical article about Sidney John Hare, or Sid Hare, "member of the firm of Hare & Hare, landscape architects and city planners." He was born in Louisville, Kentucky, in 1860 and came...

69. Woolford Ranch, Burial Place of Derby Winner, Vanishing. .. Woolford Ranch, Burial Place of Derby Winner, Vanishing. .. June/3/1977 File containing an article with photos, illustrations, and description of Herbert Woolf (1884-1960), president of the Woolf Brothers Company of clothing stores in Kansas City, and owner since 1925 "of...

70. Colonial Village Development in Kansas City, Mo. Colonial Village Development in Kansas City, Mo. March//1933 Description of the housing development with strict zoning to ensure adherence of high property value and livability of the neighborhood.

71. What Makes Miller Run? Or Persistence and the Art of Real Estate Development What Makes Miller Run? Or Persistence and the Art of Real Estate Development March/2/1980 Photos, illustrated caricature, and biographical article about Miller Nichols, "a son of J. C. Nichols" and inheritor of "his father's real estate company, its properties and its prized Country Club Plaza...

72. The Area's Number One and Number Two Residential Home Sales Leaders Combine The Area's Number One and Number Two Residential Home Sales Leaders Combine May 15, 2001 HomeServices, owner of J. C. Nichols Residential is buying J. D. Reece Realtors. Article lists parentage, number of offices, employees, sales associates and the CEO of each company.

73. Eugene D. Brown Dies at 80 Eugene D. Brown Dies at 80 May 17, 2008 Article about Eugene Brown, chairman of the old Eugene D. Brown Co. Realtors, who died May 14, 2008. The company was known for its Brown Bear logo and "had more than 400 employees when Brown sold it to...

74. Leader: Miller Nichols Leader: Miller Nichols May 1964 Photo and biographical article about Miller Nichols, "president of the J. C. Nichols Company, one of the prime real estate developers of Kansas City," and son of the company's founder, J. C. Nichols.

75. Obituary for Mrs. John Taylor Obituary for Mrs. John Taylor May 20, 1974 Obituary for Mrs. John Taylor, widow of the former president and board chairman of the J. C. Nichols Company, dying in 1974.

76. Country Club District: ''Kansas City's Greatest Asset'' Country Club District: ''Kansas City's Greatest Asset'' May 6, 1930 Advertising brochure with map showing housing developments in the Country Club District. Shows the Ward Parkway and Meyer Circle areas, and Romanelli Gardens extended.

77. J. C. Nichols Company. ..78 Years of Excellence in Kansas City Real Estate J. C. Nichols Company. ..78 Years of Excellence in Kansas City Real Estate May-June//1983 Full-page advertisement of the company's history and successes in the real estate business.

78. . ..Presenting J. C. Nichols: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting J. C. Nichols: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month May//1948 Photo and biographical article about Jesse Clyde Nichols, or J. C. Nichols, 67-year-old founder of the Country Club District, Country Club Plaza, J. C. Nichols Company and a nationally prominent urban...

79. 75 Years of Growth and Service: J. C. Nichols Co. 75 Years of Growth and Service: J. C. Nichols Co. May//1980 Article on shopping center and residential developments by the real estate company in Prairie Village, Brookside, etc.

80. Prairie Village Prairie Village May//1980 History of the suburb of Prairie Village, Kansas, planned and developed by the J. C. Nichols Company real estate business in the early 20th century, including its streets, homes, utilities, zoning, and...